The Ultimate
Aesop's Fables
Book Quiz

Question 1 of 13

What is the moral of The Tortoise and the Eagle?

  • If men had all they wished, they would often be ruined
  • Do not trust flatterers
  • Lost time cannot be recalled
  • It is easy to despise what you cannot get

Question 2 of 13

What does the Crab say to her son?

  • Why do you walk sideways?
  • Why are your claws so dull?
  • What are you claws so sharp?
  • Where do you think you are going?

Question 3 of 13

What did the Crow think made the Swan's have beautiful white feathers?

  • The water they swam in
  • They were touched by angels
  • They were blessed by the Gods
  • They were painted that color

Question 4 of 13

Who rescues the Lion from the Hunter's nets?

  • A mouse
  • A donkey
  • A boar
  • An eagle

Question 5 of 13

How does the Fox recognize the Donkey in the Lion's skin?

  • By his voice
  • He can see his feet
  • He can smell him
  • He can see the Donkey's eyes

Question 6 of 13

Why does the Fox not enter the Lion's cave?

  • Because all the footprints point into the cave and none leave
  • Because the Lion is sick
  • Because the Fox is sick
  • Because the Lion has very sharp claws and a keen eye

Question 7 of 13

What happens when the Crow tries to imitate the Eagle?

  • His claws get stuck in the sheeps wool
  • The Eagle beats up the Crow
  • The Crow gets chased away by the sheep
  • The Crow gets trampled by the sheep

Question 8 of 13

What is the moral of the Tortoise and the Hare?

  • Slow and steady wins the race
  • Flattery is not proof of admiration
  • If men had all they wished they would often be ruined
  • Thoughtless imitation will end in danger

Question 9 of 13

What is the wild boar doing when the fox questions him regarding the lack of danger around him?

  • He is sharpening his tusks
  • He is sleeping in some bushes
  • He is eating his dinner
  • He is swimming in the water

Question 10 of 13

What happens to the two stubborn and proud goats who meet on a fallen tree?

  • They refuse to budge and both fall into the water below
  • They get in a fight until one of them concedes
  • They get in a fight until one of them pushes the other off the log
  • After a long debate they both return to their homes

Question 11 of 13

How does the Owl convince the Grasshopper to get in its hollow?

  • Using flattery
  • He chases him there
  • He brags about how beautiful the hollow is
  • He sets a trap for the Grasshopper

Question 12 of 13

Who sticks its head down the wolve's throat?

  • A crane
  • An elephant
  • A monkey
  • A peacock

Question 13 of 13

How does the fox describe the grapes?

  • They were too sour to eat anyway
  • They would only be tasty to swine
  • They were over ripe
  • They had spoiled

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